The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 123 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £382 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £377 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £373 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.48 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+10.85% +120.16%
Knowledge Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1763 2622 2151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.62% 82.22% 78.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1381 1176
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.88% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £47.03 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 3 £382 -
Edinburgh +18 1 - -
Knowledge Management
UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) Degree

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix